Composing a comment and then deciding not to post it can be a good form of rubber-ducking.

Or an e-mail. (If you leave the "To:" field empty, there is no risk of sending it accidentally.)

0MrMind3yHa, it's true, good catch. I usually let a long comment ferment some minutes before clicking the 'comment' button. Sometimes I end up deleting the whole thing.

Open thread, March 13 - March 19, 2017

by Elo 1 min read13th Mar 2017116 comments


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